Here’s your Tuesday Boil!
Houston Astros News
4 things we’ve learned in Astros camp (mlb.com)
Houston Astros new GM just realized the stakes have changed (houston.sportsmap.com)
Non-Houston Astros AL West News
Elephant Rumblings: Rotation picture shifts over weekend (athleticsnation.com)
Mariners Notebook: Where Luis Castillo stands after latest start (sports.mynorthwest.com)
3 Angels Opening Day roster decisions we’ll be mad about (halohangout.com)
Non-AL West MLB News
Houston Astros Birthdays
Marwin Gonzalez (34) played all over the diamond through his eight seasons with the Astros. In 809 games, he hit 262/.317/.419 with 79 homers and 300 RBI.
Matt Kata (45) appeared in 278 over parts of five major league seasons between five different teams. In 2009, he hit .200 in 40 games for the Astros, playing second base, left field, and first base.
RHP Rodrigo Rosario (45) enjoyed a cup of coffee with the Astros in 2003, pitching eight innings over two games. He only allowed one earned run on five hits, and struck out six.
Ty Waller (66) went one-for-six with a double in 11 games for the 1987 Astros.